Bar-B-Que-ing it up with the DINOSAUR!

One of my favorite places to eat in the Rochester, NY area is the Dinosaur Bar-B-Que. It’s a down South, Honky Tonk style restaurant that offers amazing food, music, and great seats, if you can get them, that allows you to look out at the falls while you eat lunch or dinner. The building use Read More …

Harts Grocers is localiscious!

The day I discovered the existence of Harts Local Grocers was when a co-worker came back from lunch all excited as he told me all about it. According to him it was the coolest store ever, with a funky look and awesomely cool employees that help you find any of the groceries they sell from Read More …

The Frog Pond is ribbitty good!

Many years ago when I met the original owner of The Frog Pond she invited me to stop by and try the place out for lunch. At the time I wasn’t much into going out to eat and never visited any of the great eateries that existed in the Rochester, New York area. It wasn’t Read More …

City adventures with Amazing Micro Sprite kick-scooter.

Micro brand kick-scooters was the first brand I considered when first entering into the adult kick-scooter world.  At first it was very difficult deciding which brand to choose from because there seems to be thousands of different adult kick-scooters on the market. I was also concerned that an adult kick-scooter might be too slow to Read More …

The Dahon Speed P8 folding bicycle rocks!

I’ll never forget the day I saw a folding bicycle for the first time im my life. There it was with it’s tiny sixteen inch wheels and long seatpost and stem. Never before had I seen such an unusual looking contraption that was suppose to represent some form of transportation. Immediately I had to call Read More …

Rochester Art Supply/FineArtStore.com is incredible!

I remember that whenever I went to the art studios artists would always ask me what I had in the black laptop shoulder bag. The fun thing about this was that nobody had a clue as to what was actually in the bag because I was always brief when I explained it to them, until Read More …

Sibley Square Courtyard makeover

When I was a little boy around five years old I use to beg my mother to bring me downtown. It use to be tons of fun and there was so much to do even though we never had much money to spend. She would bring me to all the stores such as Sibley’s, B. Read More …

Lighting of the Liberty Pole

Every year the Mayor of Rochester, NY arrives at the Liberty Pole, makes a major speech and signals for the lights to be turned on. The Liberty Pole stands as tall as Sibley Square and represents the anticipation of Christmas every December. It’s a glorious site as you watch hundreds of lights come to life Read More …

Public transportation problems in Rochester, NY

Before I get into telling you what’s wrong with the public transportation in Rochester, Ny let me first give the city of Rochester and the Regional Transit Center credit for that they got right so far. The new Transit Center in downtown Rochester, NY is much better than the public bus system that they had Read More …

A sad Christmas in downtown Rochester NY

It’s a sad Christmas in Downtown Rochester, NY even though the Christmas display looks awesome and the Christmas tree looks way better than it has in many years. The tree is nicely decorated and lit up and the Christmas presents look realistic and add a nice touch. Santa Clause is sitting in his rocking chair Read More …